Does your child have a fever, sore throat or stomach pain? If so, what might be wrong-and what should you do? These are medical advice questions that all parents have. And those questions, like your child's illness, can arise anytime-evenings, weekends or when you're traveling.
That's why East Tennessee Children's Hospital wants to make parenting a little easier by giving you access to reliable information about your child's health. And it's available on your mobile phone through our downloadable app called EastTNKids.
While this information is not intended be a substitute for professional medical advice, the symptom checker feature of the app helps you make smart decisions about the level of care your child requires and how to provide quick relief at home for minor illnesses or injuries. This easy-to-use tool allows you to match your child's symptom by using an alphabetical index, body area map or keyword search. Once you have a match, simply follow the action recommended.
The app also features: